The May Fair Hotel
Mayfair, United Kingdom
Since 1927, The May Fair has welcomed guests to stay in one of London’s iconic neighbourhoods and experience the delightful tradition of Mayfair hospitality. Set just behind Berkeley Square, guests are moments from exclusive shopping on Bond Street, green spaces in Hyde Park and Green Park, as well as the nightlife of Soho and the West End.
The May Fair Hotel
The May Fair, opened in 1927 and this luxurious 5-star hotel is situated in the heart of Mayfair, surrounded by the parks, theatres and attractions of London’s West End.
Following an inauguration in 1927 by King George V and Queen Mary, The May Fair Hotel became London society’s playground. In the coming years, the young and affluent whirled around the ballroom alongside royalty, providing an oasis of enjoyment for guests to forget the wartime world outside. Through decades of revelry and Hollywood debauchery, The May Fair Hotel has always set out to light up every guest experience in one of London’s most exclusive and well-known neighbourhoods.
The bedrooms features elegant, contemporary décor, Italian marble bathrooms with complimentary toiletries and Vispring beds with down pillows and 350 thread count Egyptian cotton bedding. All are equipped with free high-speed WiFi and Samsung TVs offering up to 300 channels in multiple languages. In selected suites, iPad’s are provided for guests to browse the hotel’s services and menus before ordering. All designed with unique individuality, they benefit from added luxuries such as Sonos systems, freestanding bathtubs and rain showers, separate areas for dining and relaxing, as well as outdoor terraces with spectacular views in the highest categories. All bedrooms feature premium skincare brand Noble Isle toiletries.
Distance from Airport
8.1 Miles London City
Food and Drink
May Fair Kitchen
As the flagship restaurant of The Kitchens concept, May Fair Kitchen offers a menu of contemporary Italian and Spanish small plates, in addition to signature contemporary Peruvian, Mexican, Mediterranean and Japanese dishes from its sister Kitchens.
May Fair Terrace
Welcome to a hidden gem nestled within The May Fair Hotel. A heated open-air terrace that provides an intimate and elegant backdrop to cocktails and small plates, this stunning space is ideal for private events and parties.
May Fair Bar
The perfect place to enjoy a weekend brunch, signature cocktails and small plates, May Fair Bar hosts seasonal residencies with popular brands, weekend DJs and regular cocktail masterclasses.
May Fair Spa offers a holistically tailored experience with treatments that are carefully structured to put time on hold, creating a discreet, healing inner sanctuary far from the whirl of central London.
Facilities – Aromatic steam room – Herbal sauna – Experience showers – Ice fountain – Candlelit relaxation room with heated beds – 24-hour gym.
Situated moments from luscious Green Park and Buckingham Palace, the hotel is also within walking distance of Piccadilly Circus, Bond Street, Oxford Street and Green Park underground station.
Any destination guide to London will centre its most glamorous chapter on things to do in Mayfair. The central location of The May Fair became the home of London’s aristocracy following the Great Fire of 1666 and dukes’ former grand mansions and parks now form the basis of one of London’s most celebrated and elegant quarters.
Royal Institution of Great Britain (5 mins walk) 2 Burlington Arcade (6 mins walk) 3 Shepherd Market (6 mins walk) 4 Sotheby’s (6 mins walk) 5 New Bond Street (6 mins walk) 6 Fortnum & Mason (7 mins walk) 7 Royal Academy of Arts (7 mins walk) 8 Savile Row (7 mins walk) 9 Mount Street (9 mins walk) 10 Apsley House (14 mins walk) 11 Grosvenor Square (10 mins walk) 12 Buckingham Palace (12 mins walk).
Guests can explore Bond Street’s exclusive jewellery stores, cafés and boutiques as well as Berkeley Street’s world famous restaurants. May Fair Hotel has direct access to Canary Wharf via the London Underground at Green Park. Knightsbridge can be reached in around 20 minutes’ walk, and Oxford Street is just over 10 minutes’ walk away. The nearest airport is London City Airport, 8.1 miles from The May Fair Hotel.